The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 23 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs citing SLA 6 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 8.00% 20.00% 1.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 65.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 0
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
SLA
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dunstable region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
6 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 8.00% 30.77% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 3
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -19.81%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Dunstable region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

SLA
Salary Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Dunstable region.

SLA Salary Trend in Dunstable

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Dunstable region citing SLA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SLA.

1 11 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 11 (100.00%) VoIP
1 11 (100.00%) RIP
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (100.00%) VPN
1 11 (100.00%) SSL
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) CCNP
1 11 (100.00%) HP
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (100.00%) Juniper
1 11 (100.00%) DWDM
1 11 (100.00%) MPLS
1 11 (100.00%) OSPF
1 11 (100.00%) BGP
1 11 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 11 (100.00%) VRRP
1 11 (100.00%) MS Office
1 11 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) Wireless
1 11 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 11 (100.00%) Network Management
1 11 (100.00%) F5
1 11 (100.00%) High Availability
1 11 (100.00%) Network Design
1 11 (100.00%) HP NNM
1 11 (100.00%) HSRP
2 7 (63.64%) Data Protection

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Dunstable region citing SLA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SLA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 11 (100.00%) MS Office
1 11 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) BGP
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 11 (100.00%) DWDM
1 11 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) HSRP
1 11 (100.00%) MPLS
1 11 (100.00%) OSPF
1 11 (100.00%) RIP
1 11 (100.00%) SSL
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (100.00%) VoIP
1 11 (100.00%) VPN
1 11 (100.00%) VRRP
1 11 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Network Specialist
2 6 (54.55%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (54.55%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 6 (54.55%) Network Support
2 6 (54.55%) Network Support Specialist
2 6 (54.55%) Support Specialist
3 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (100.00%) High Availability
1 11 (100.00%) Network Design
1 11 (100.00%) Network Management
1 11 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (63.64%) Data Protection
3 4 (36.36%) Change Management
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CCNP
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 11 (100.00%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) F5
1 11 (100.00%) HP
1 11 (100.00%) Juniper